Record Details

NHER Number:34694
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds in Brundall Gardens

Summary

During an evaluation excavation some prehistoric flints were found, and a fragment of Roman pottery.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 3187 0844
Map Sheet:TG30NW
Parish:BRUNDALL, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

October 1999. Evaluation excavation.
Ground mostly disturbed by 19th/20th century garden construction and demolition.
One Roman sherd and some flints were residual.
See report in file.
See also (S3).
E. Rose, (NLA) 5 January 2000.

Area known as Brundall gardens, area of land bought by Dr Michael Beverly in 1881. The site is believed to have been occupied in Roman times and several Roman finds have been found in the north-east corner of the site.
See (S1) for futher details.
L. Allison (NLA), 4 August 2010.

During the Second World War an area of Brundall Gardens was used as a canteen area by the Royal Artillery from Redclyffe.
See (S2) for further details.
L. Allison (NLA), 5 August 2010.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BLADE (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FLAKE (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Monograph: Brundall Local History Group. 2007. The Book of Brundall and Braydeston.
<S2>Monograph: Brundall Local History Group. 2007. The Book of Brundall and Braydeston.
<S3>Article in serial: Gurney, D. and Penn, K. (eds). 2000. Excavations and Surveys in Norfolk 1999. Norfolk Archaeology. XLIII Pt III pp 521-543. p 523.

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